Just a few from our range of books on Australian Tramways are these by David Keenan. Click on an image to see more detail

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Tram books - new

Bondi to the Opera House

A high quality historical overview of the very large Sydney Tramway system.

96 PAGES ALL COLOUR  (except B&W originals).

hardcover

 

By Dale Budd and Randall Wilson, two highly respected tramway historians.

 An absorbing read with many photographs which will bear repeated scrutiny in detail.

Individual studies of each line, the tram types, the workshops and preservation.

 

$39.95

  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

Tracing Trams Through Sydney - Jim Longworth

There are hundreds of interesting pieces of industrial archaeology from the tramway era, dotted throughout Sydney. Whole depot buildings, power houses, embankments, cuttings, bridges, even stretches of track, rosettes still in place on buildings, waiting sheds and street alignments.

Deeply researched and profusely illustrated,  the book covers remnants found on all the  former lines with photos to prove it, mostly in colour.

72 pages full colour

100+ photos, some B&W photos

published by Transit Australia

card covers

$49.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Sold Out

Sydney Tramway Museum. Souvenir Guide

48 pages in Full Colour

 

published by SPER

 

A full history illustrated with a colour photograph of every exhibit held in the collection of the Tramway Museum at Loftus NSW

Also included is a short history of the classes of trams operate3d by NSW Tramways, with B&W photos of the older classes at work as far back as the  1886 cable cars

There is a full index giving a table of detail about every car: its builder, dimrensions, seating,  specifications, years built.

A valuable histotical resource, deeply researched

 

$19.95

  • Sold Out

Tramways of Newcastle McCarthy, Keenan, Willson

The definitive work on the history of NSW Government tram services in Newcastle.

From steam to electric all rolling stock is meticulously detailed.

Maps of all routes covering all stages of development.

 

A rare book.

 

Hard cover, colour

138 pages over 100 pictures and maps mostly B&W.

$54.95

  • 1 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Sydney Tram - A Pictorial Review

ed. Howard R Clark

56 pages all B&W

colour cover

A marvellous collection of photos covering the years 1899 to 1961.

Lines all over Sydney including the Manly system

size 17 x 24 mm (just under A4)

$21.00

  • 0.5 kg
  • Sold Out

Tramways of Sydney

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$35.00

  • Fewer than 3 left
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Eastern Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Western Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Fewer than 3 left
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Rockdale and Enfield Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • Fewer than 3 left
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The North Sydney Lines

by David Keenan

 

Deeply researched. A standard reference work for all aspects of this system which had lots of unique features: for example, an underground terminus.

 

history and photos. Colour cover
profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Manly Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The South-Western Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

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